Sustainably managing natural resources for multiple objectives creates challenges for practitioners and researchers in today’s complex socio-political environment. Presents decision-making theories, applications and tools related to natural resource management, including life cycle assessment and multi-criteria decision analysis. Students work through local and regional decision making scenarios, comparing different tools and theories to real-life issues. Additional course fee required. Fall of odd years. Prerequisite(s): ESP 2110 or GE 2001.